This well-maintained home begins at the lovely, welcoming Front Porch.
Captivating 3 Bedroom, 1.5 Bath home built in 1939 is Nestled in Historic Idylwood. Along the Eastern edge of the neighborhood is Brays Bayou and the Bayou Greenways Hike/Bike Trails.
Starting with several "big" items: Hardi plank on the second story was installed between 2005-09, most of the second floor windows were replaced in 2007, roof on home was replaced in 2016 and the HVAC was updated in 2018. *All updates Per Seller
Enter into spacious living room showing off the original hardwoods and high ceilings. The elevated walk-through takes you to the Kitchen and Den.
This view toward the front door shows the ample wall space and the window overlooking the landscaped front yard.
Relax, entertain or simply enjoy guests and friends here.
The "mock' fireplace is simply a mantle-piece and will not stay with home, opening up more space.
A gracious design, the Living Room opens to the Dining and just over the steps to the Kitchen.
Oversized windows, high ceilings, chair rail and warm hardwoods add an elegant aspect to this home.
Convenient pass through from Dining Room to Kitchen. Door to the right is the Powder Room. Not pictured is a space across from Powder Room which can be used as a ulitility closet or outfitted as a pantry.
Half Bath on First Floor
Large open Kitchen - enjoy your backyard view at the sink! Quartz countertops and custom tile backsplash added in 2016. Gas cooktop with custom lighted venthood.
Stainless steel appliances throughout the kitchen and the Refigerator is included in the sale.
You'll enjoy the convenience of two ovens - Kenmore Stainless Steel ovens were added in 2009.
View from the Kitchen showing the smart design opening to both the Dining Room and Den.
This generously sized Kitchen offers options - how would you use this cool sunny space?
Step into the Den, located just off the Kitchen.
Currently used as a Den yet what do you need - a Library, a Study, a Play Room?
Just off the Kitchen is the Laundry room and back door to the gated driveway, garage and backyard. The windows open up the space and let the sun shine in. The washer and dryer is included in the sale of the home.
View from the Laundry/Mud Room into the Kitchen
The large Master Bedroom offers great space, hardwoods and ample windows with leafy views of the backyard.
Another Master Bedroom view.
A third view of the Master as you enter from the Hallway.
Secondary bedroon, which would also make a great Master, overlooking Meadowlawn. Windows replaced in this room and throughout most of the second floor. High ceilings, original hardwoods, along with the lovely views make this room airy and bright.
Another view of the Bedroom - perfect spot for the bed!
A closer view of prior photo - this space would also accomodate a king-size bed!
Updated vintage Bathroom on 2nd floor. Updates include the Window, Paint, Wallpaper and Fixtures and Frameless Shower Door (close-up in following photo).
Framless Shower Door (replaced in 2014) Opens to the Large Shower/Tub.
Third bedroom offers lots of natural light and great backyard views.
Spiral Staircase leads you to the 3rd Floor Loft
Partial view of Huge 31 x 11 sqft Loft on the 3rd floor runs the length of the house with Attic access on both sides of the room.
Gated Driveway with Auto Opener Provides privacy and security. This also provides a great view of the hardiplank siding on the home.
The lush yard, both front and back, have been well maintained and offers mature trees and attractive landscape.
Oversized Solid Wood Pergula is the Perfect Place for Relaxing or Entertaining the Best Parties on the Block! Imagine Strand Lighting Corner to Corner and your Favorite Outdoor seating.
Bayou Greenways Hike and Bike Trail at Brays Bayou and is accessible in the neighborhood, just down the street!
Bluebonnets along Brays Bayou Trail
Idylwood's park is just a couple blocks from this home. Climbing Structures, Swings and acess to Bayou Greenways Trail System
Here's your opportunity to own an Idylwood beauty. Many updates* over the last several years including Hardi-plank siding, Roof, HVAC and Gated Drive and more. Never flooded and not located in a Flood Zone. Starting with the well-designed landscape and elegant Entrance, you'll step into a traditional yet open floor plan. Fantastic original Oak Hardwoods and High Ceilings in the Living, Dining, and all Bedrooms. Enjoy the Updated Kitchen with Stainless Steel Appliances and, something not in lots of these beautiful old homes, an inside spacious laundry room. Three light-filled spacious bedrooms upstairs with good closet space. BONUS - Gameroom\Flex room on 3rd Floor! Idylwood has a park and is on the Bayou Greenways Hike and Bike Trail. Live biking distance to Downtown, Medical Center and Universities! *all Updates are Per Seller
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Attic Vents,Digital Program Thermostat,Insulated/Low-E windows,North/South Exposure
Alarm System - Leased,Drapes/Curtains/Window Cover,Dryer Included,Fire/Smoke Alarm,Refrigerator Included,Washer Included
Pier & Beam
Brick & Wood,Cement Board
Auto Driveway Gate,Auto Garage Door Opener
Public Sewer,Public Water
Back Yard Fenced,Patio/Deck
Lot Size: 6,325 Lot Sqft./Appraisal District
Disclaimer: Lot configuration and dimensions are estimates, not based on personal knowledge and come from a third party (Digital Map Products); therefore, you should not rely on the estimates and perform independent confirmation as to their accuracy